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May 02 2014

This is a one day event where you have the chance to donate to your favorite non-profit organization. Please keep us in mind. Just click here to donate to our campaign.

Mar 21 2014

Festivities will include; ribbon cutting, tours of the facility, agility dog demonstrations, and free dog training! Food will be available for purchase. We hope to see you there!

April 12th, 10:00am at YAPS.

Nov 16 2012

Bring your pets out to the 3rd annual YAPS Paws and Claus to see Santa in all of his holiday cheer! Mark your calendar for Saturday, December 1st for the holiday pet portrait event like no other.  From 10am to 3pm Santa Claus will be found entertaining and posing with his four-legged friends in an effort to help the local no kill, nonprofit, animal shelter. Appointments are available and walk-ins are always welcome.

Yucaipa Animal Placement is proud to partner with Pet Scene of Yucaipa to host the pet photography event, Paws and Claus. Pet Scene Bath and Boutique is located at 31776 Yucaipa Boulevard in Yucaipa (across from 18th Street).  Come have your pet’s picture taken with Santa for the low price of $20.00 for the sitting.  The fee includes a minimum six shots in a holiday theme by professional photographer, Elena Falcon of Falcon Fotos and participants will be given a disc of the photos that day to reproduce as they wish.

All proceeds from the event will go directly to the shelter to benefit the homeless pets in our area.  It will be a fun-filled day of pets, people and memories that will last a lifetime. To make an appointment for your pet or for more information on the event please contact YAPS at (909) 790-1440 or visit www.yaps.org

Oct 09 2012

Yucaipa Animal Placement Society is accepting donations for a fundraiser to fill a Goodwill trailer. For every trailer filled by October 20th, the YAPS center will receive a $1,500 donation from Goodwill. Donations for this event will be graciously accepted Tuesday through Saturday from 10am until 4:30pm at the YAPS center located on 13th Street behind the Yucaipa High School baseball field.  Items given to YAPS are tax deductable to the full extent of the law, as the shelter is a certified nonprofit. Receipts’ for donated items will be available and all proceeds from the sale will go directly back to benefiting the animals that YAPS serves.  For more information about YAPS or how you can help please contact the facility at (909)790-1440 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.   

Jul 12 2012

Grab lady luck, dust off your dancing boots and mark your calendars for an evening of casino delights and entertainment to benefit the animals of YAPS.  On September 29th, 2012, Yucaipa Animal Placement Society is hosting its 2nd annual casino night, at Fascination Ranch in Calimesa.  The evening is a sure bet at only $60 per couple, or $35 for individuals, and includes many wonderful comps like chips for play, refreshments at the watering hole, food, and prizes.

Thanks to our event sponsor the Southern California Claims Association, it is sure to be a tail wagging good time, where the theme is fun and a full house of games for your enjoyment will be provided. Many other local businesses have come out in support as well, sponsoring events for the night. These paws-itively wonderful supporters include: Fascination Ranch, Yucaipa Car Wash, Yucaipa Animal Hospital, East Valley Pet Hospital, Brake Masters, Canine Companions, Four Paws Inn, Renaissance Pet Resort, Tom Bell Chevrolet, Diamond Hills Auto Group, Belfor Property Restoration, American Technologies Incorporated, and Restoration Management Company and media sponsor the Yucaipa News Mirror.

 Taking place outdoors in an old western town atmosphere, it will be a casual night of fun among fellow pet lovers. Come prepared to have your favorite “outlaw” thrown into the jail or to post bail if you find yourself on the night’s “Wanted” list! Enjoy testing your skills at our gambling pursuits, from black jack to roulette; there will be something for every player and budget. 

 Whether it’s a bust or a jackpot, the animals of YAPS are sure to be the big winner of the night. For more information please visit the YAPS Website at www.yaps.org or to purchase your tickets for Bets for Pets please contact the shelter at (909) 790-1440.   

 Click here for the Bets for Pets Sponsorship Form

A special thank you to our 2012 event sponsors, for without their support this event would not be possible.  Please click on any of the icons and/or business names listed below to learn more about our animal loving friends!  



Yucaipa Car Wash & Auto Repair 

Yucaipa Animal Hospital 

Renaissance Pet Resort 

East Valley Pet Hospital

Fascination Ranch  

Tom Bell Chevrolet

Dick Riddell

Media Sponsor: Yucaipa News Mirror



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